At the Spring 2017 Budget, the Government committed to exploring ambitious new approaches to encouraging lifelong learning and created the Flexible Learning Fund. Our sister company EDLounge V was 1 of 32 Training Providers successful in the application for being part of the Flexible Learning Fund pilot. £40M was allocated at the Spring 2017 Budget for pilots aimed at helping adults progress in employment or enter new occupations through re-skilling or up-skilling. The EDQuals platform was then used by 7 very different training providers who enhanced their qualification, delivery, training and platform with a blended learning approach with elearning.
The was £11.7million announced for 32 new projects to help adults learn new skills. View here: Multi-million pound fund for adult learning announced